Clinical Research Coordinator II


Biweekly Hours: 80.00

Shift: 8-4:30

The MetroHealth System is redefining health care by going beyond medical treatment to improve the foundations of community health and well-being: affordable housing, a cleaner environment, economic opportunity and access to fresh food, convenient transportation, legal help and other services. The system strives to become as good at preventing disease as it is at treating it. Founded in 1837, Cuyahoga County's safety-net health system operates four hospitals, four emergency departments and more than 20 health centers.


Plans for, delivers, documents, and observes the progress of subjects enrolled in research studies in accordance with study protocols. Assists and collaborates with Research department leadership in the development of study budgets that are representative of the procedures outlined within protocols. Upholds the mission, vision, values, and customer service standards of The MetroHealth System.



Associate Degree in a Science, Healthcare, or other related field.

Three years of experience working as a clinical research coordinator working with human subjects, or two years of experience and one of the following certifications:

• Certified Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC) by the Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP)

• Certified Clinical Research Professional by the Society of Clinical Research Associates (SOCRA).

In lieu of degree, five years of experience as a clinical research coordinator working with human subjects.

Experience working with an Institutional Review Board (IRB).

Good organizational and problem-solving skills.

Proficiency in personal computers and various software/database applications (i.e. EPIC, OnBase, and the Microsoft Office Suite).

Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills.

Maintains competencies in clinical areas.

Willing and able to adhere to flex work schedules as needed, including weekend hours.

Ability to interact effectively with a wide range of cultural, ethnic, racial, and socioeconomic backgrounds.

Preferred: Bachelor's Degree in Science or another related field. Experience with finance/billing. Currently a Certified Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC) by the Association of Clinical Research Professionals (ACRP). Physical Requirements: May sit, stand, stoop, bend, and ambulate intermittently during the day. May need to sit or stand for extended periods. See in the normal visual range with or without correction. Hear in the normal audio range with or without correction. Finger dexterity to operate office equipment required. May need to lift up to twenty-five (25) pounds on occasion. Ability to communicate in face-to-face, phone, email, and other communications. Ability to see computer monitor and departmental documents. Requires some exposure to communicable diseases or body fluids. Requires some exposure to chemicals and cleaning products.